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Admiral House in Los Angeles Featuring Contemporary Design and a Zen-like Aesthetic

Admiral House in Los Angeles Featuring Contemporary Design and a Zen-like Aesthetic

Architects: Molina Designs
Project: Admiral House
Interior design & construction: L.A. Green Designs
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States
Area: 2,812 S.F.
Year 2017
Photographs: Pierre Galant

Molina Designs and L.A. Green Designs presents a unique and beautifully designed home that exemplifies contemporary design principles and aesthetics. The building frame veers from the symmetrical typical shape, merging angles and clean lines that make the design unique and innovative.

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The Admiral House makes use of oversize windows and multiple atriums to invite the natural light into the common spaces and create a sense of openness and connection with the exterior landscape. This is further emphasized by the incorporation of the bamboo garden in one of the atriums adding to the house a Zen like aesthetic.

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The Admiral House combines sustainable and eco-friendly building practices such as; cross ventilation, gray water collection planters, and passive solar building design that takes into account site location and solar orientation to maximize natural light in the house while also maintaining a low house temperature. All home areas have been thoroughly designed bringing vibrancy to contrast the clean modern living spaces.

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